Resources for Economics PhD Students
(aka "How to do research and write about it?")
"How to get started on research in economics?"
A few ideas mostly for empirical work
"Most projects fail ... and other things I've learned from (trying to do) empirical work"
"An unofficial guide to trying to do empirical work"
"The Big 5"
How to write the introduction of a presentation (and paper)
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
, Edward Tufte, 2001,
A book on how to make good graphs
The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century
, Steven Pinker, 2014,
A book on how to write well
Advice for Grad Students on the Greg Mankiw Blog
PhD Thesis Research: Where do I start?
"How to Build an Economic Model in your Spare Time"
"Out in Five"
David Romer's Rules